PEORIA, IL -- From a news release:
NY Times best-selling author, Michelle Alexander, will speak in the Michel Student Center Ballroom on Thursday, February 12, 2015 at 7pm. This event is free and open to the public.
The title of her talk is "Colorblind Racism in the American Judicial System" and will be followed by a panel discussion, "Where do we go from here?", featuring the Honorable Judge James E. Shadid, Chief Judge, United States District Court for the Central District of Illinois, Reverend Carole Hoke, President, Peoria Chapter of the National Interfaith Alliance and Dr. Marwin Spiller, Associate Dean of Social Sciences at Illinois Central College.